(Young Harris Methodist Church) Recovery for people affected by someone else's drinking. Meetings are held at various times. 478-955-3422, www.ga-al-anon.org
Offering classes for beginners through advanced students. Classes include ballet, modern dance, tap, urban soul and more. Children, teens and adults. 706-613-3624, www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
Journey into virtual reality. Registration required.
Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.
Test your general knowledge for prizes.
Get a team together and show off your extensive music knowledge! Hosted by Jonathan Thompson.
The Athens Neighborhood Health Center celebrates National Health Centers Week with free health screenings and voter registration.
Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required.
Paint with bubbles in an outdoor classroom. Ages 6 and up.
Teens will play dodge ball, ultimate frisbee, trivia and more. Thursdays, Aug. 30–Oct. 25. Ages 12–17. www.accgov.com/leisure
THE VIKING PROGRESS Local group that plays rockers and ballads about love, death and isolation.
DEEP STATE Local band playing driving, punky, melodic guitar-rock.
BABY TONY & THE TEENIES Local band plays doo-wop-inspired pop songs about wasting time and having crushes.
PEPPINO D'AGOSTINO Classical acoustic guitarist from Italy.
THE SWORD Austin, TX quartet that plays haunting, hypnotic, heavy rock.
UME Punk-influenced alt-rock group from Austin, TX led by songwriter Lauren Larson.
HOT RAM Atlanta-based trio creating melodic metal.
OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.
SO NASTY Athens group led by saxophonist and vocalist Gnarly G and featuring a rotating cast of local musicians.
ALLCAPS New local pop-punk band with screamo leanings.
THUNDER DREAMER Emo-tinged dream-pop act from Indiana.
Kung-fu showcase "Showdown at the Equator" presents mystic aliens against karate heroes in Furious.
See The Beatles: Yellow Submarine in celebration of its 50th anniversary. (1968).
Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.
(Michael Brothers Building Mezzanine) Two public meetings are set for providing input on the streetscape design phase of the East Clayton Street Improvement Project. See City Dope on p. 5.
Presented by Athens Little Playhouse. Auditions on Aug. 16–17, 6 p.m. Performances on Oct. 12–14, 19–21. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net
Learn how to sew on the library's sewing machines.
Indie South is seeking vendors selling handmade items and vintage for the Fall Fest on Sept. 22. Deadline to apply is Aug. 13. email@example.com, www.theindiesouth.com
This program combines flexibility, strength training and aerobic walking. For ages 55 & up. Mondays and Wednesdays, Aug. 13–Oct. 17, 9:30–11 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3580, www.accgov.com/leisure